Government Affairs



The CPIA is a member of the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition, comprising of major industry groups, united by a common vision for a world-class manufacturing sector in Canada. The coalition speaks with one voice on priority issues affecting manufacturers, and what must be done to ensure all Canadians continue to enjoy economic growth, high-value outputs and high-paying jobs.


The Canadian Manufacturing Coalition (CMC) focuses on these five key issues and works to develop progressive policies and new ideas to help ensure they remain a strong foundation for a competitive manufacturing sector in Canada.


  • Investment & Innovation
  • International Trade
  • Major Projects Strategy
  • Skilled Labour & Training
  • Regulatory Efficiency

CMC Website

CMC Proactive Correspondence